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medicare. i believe that the united states should joint the rest of the industrialized world and guarantee medicare. i worry very much that at the end of the day, despite the fact that we have 48 million people today with no health insurance, we end up spending almost twice as much per person on health care. without particularly good health care outcomes. so my own feeling is we started off with a bad situation, the afford kabul care act takes us a step forward. >> let me ask you something i just noticed yesterday, which involves medicare, and that the moffett cancer center, the premier center in florida, is being dropped by unitedhealth on the medicare wraparound provisions because of the budget problems. the questions i would raise is aren't we see a drift away from centers of excellence, as the various programs one low with money, and i think eel sigh they have all they packages that you can't go to the mayo clinic or md anderson, because the centers are excellence are more expensive and therefore don't fit into government-run health care? >> i think you're touching a broader issue abou
also have votes on things like obama care? >> as you know, when we passed medicare part d, a lot of us were opposed, but after it became law, we want let's make it work, work the best that it can. the affordable care act is the law of the law. we should be taking up legislation in regular order. the question is, and i would ask my colleague, will the republicans want to consider this in regular order and not just try to repeal, but try to make it work better. >> we certainly would be happy to talk about making it more effective. the best way to do it, in my opinion is repeal it. if we could do that, get on common ground, you've even had criticism recently about the roll-out of the exchange. healthcare.gov is in and out synonymous with failure. the challenge is -- we had 400,000 south carolinians without insurance. today we've had less than 600 sign up for obama care, but 150,000 additional people losing their insurance because of obama care. so the real challenge that we see today is we need to come back to a free market solution, and make sure that people have greater access to health
long life ahead. big plans. so when i found out medicare doesn't pay all my medical expenses, i looked at my options. then i got a medicare supplement insurance plan. [ male announcer ] if you're eligible for medicare, you may know it only covers about 80% of your part b medical expenses. the rest is up to you. call now and find out about an aarp medicare supplement insurance plan, insured by unitedhealthcare insurance company. like all standardized medicare supplement insurance plans, it helps pick up some of what medicare doesn't pay. and could save you in out-of-pocket medical costs. to me, relationships matter. i've been with my doctor for 12 years. now i know i'll be able to stick with him. [ male announcer ] with these types of plans, you'll be able to visit any doctor or hospital that accepts medicare patients. plus, there are no networks, and virtually no referrals needed. so don't wait. call now and request this free decision guide to help you better understand medicare... and which aarp medicare supplement plan might be best for you. there's a wide range to choose from. we lo
of the -- and laying people off. they're being cut from medicare and can help pay for obama care, so we're going to see more closed as a result. >> let met get the big politirpl picture here. and that's great, that's one good story. one good story is not enough. the president in the past few months seems to have thrown the country, entire industries, small businesses, millions of american families into total chaos, not just because of glitchy website, but because of this onnerous huge, cumbersome program that is having a hard time working. are you worried, congressman cartwright that democrats will pay a political price for this failure so far? >> well, i'm kind of new at politics, s.e. i couldn't really hold myself out as a political expert in the united states. but i tell you this. i've noticed governor mike levin in utah, the secretary of hhs during the roll joy of medicare part d. that was as rocky as you can imagine. he was on television recently, much to his credit, to talk about what horrible headaches there were rolling out medicare part d. you know, what plan should i take? there were four dif
're eligible for medicare, you might know it only covers about 80% of your part b medical expenses. the rest is up to you. call now and find out about an aarp medicare supplement insurance plan, insured by unitedhealthcare insurance company. like all standardized medicare supplement insurance plans, they help pay some of the difference. and could save you in out-of-pocket medical costs. you'll be able to visit any doctor or hospital that accepts medicare patients. plus, there are no networks, and virtually no referrals needed. so don't wait. call now to request a free decision guide to help you understand medicare. and which aarp medicare supplement plan might work best for you. there's a range to choose from, depending on your needs and your budget. and they all travel with you -- anywhere in the country. best of all, you'll be joining the millions who have already enrolled in the only medicare supplement insurance plans endorsed by aarp, an organization serving the needs of people 50 and over for generations. ♪ remember, all medicare supplement insurance plans help cover some of what med
is connecting the internet of everything. on the table by not choosing the right medicare d plan. no one could have left this much money here. whoo-hoo-hoo! yet many seniors who compare medicare d plans realize they can save hundreds of dollars. cvs/pharmacy wants to help you save on medicare expenses. talk to your cvs pharmacist, call, or go to cvs.com/compare to get your free, personalized plan comparison today. call, go online, or visit your local store today. >>> welcome back. you're watching a live picture from glasgow via skype of a helicopter crash into a pub there. there are multiple ambulances and a special operations team onsite. they're not confirming the number of injuries but a witness that she saw numerous people being removed from the building. can you tell me what you're seeing there? >> at the moment i'm seeing a lot of vehicles, 30 or 40 firemen huddled together. a fire engine is blocking us from being able to see too much. >> can you tell me what you saw and heard when the helicopter went down into the pub? >> well, i live around the corner from the pub and the first thing w
more safely. our commitment has never been stronger. medicare open enrollment. of year again. time to compare plans and costs. you don't have to make changes. but it never hurts to see if you can find better coverage, save money, or both. and check out the preventive benefits you get after the health care law. open enrollment ends december 7th. so now's the time. visit medicare.gov or call 1-800-medicare >>> we're awaiting an fbi news conference. not only fbi but l.a.x., it is supposed to be right at the top of the hour. we also have all of our correspondents and analysts working the story from l.a. to d.c. >>> we're back for our special edition of "crossfire." at l.a.x., take a look at this. you're looking at live pictures of a lot of people stuck at the airport. right now, let's bring in our own bryant todd. the ripple effect across the country, pretty much of a mess. >> we to have some information that the ground stop at l.a.x. airport will be lifted in a matter of minutes. we're told 4:00 p.m. pacific, 7:00 p.m. eastern time. this is a map from flight explorer showing all the f
of savings on the table by not choosing the right medicare d plan. no one could have left this much money here. whoo-hoo-hoo! yet many seniors who compare medicare d plans realize they can save hundreds of dollars. cvs/pharmacy wants to help you save on medicare expenses. talk to your cvs pharmacist, call, or go to cvs.com/compare to get your free, personalized plan comparison today. call, go online, or visit your local store today. you can fill that box and pay one flat rate. i didn't know the coal thing was real. it's very real... david rivera. rivera, david. [ male announcer ] fedex one rate. simple, flat rate shipping with the reliability of fedex. [ male announcer ] fedex one rate. i started part-time, now i'm a manager.n. my employer matches my charitable giving. really. i get bonuses even working part-time. where i work, over 400 people are promoted every day. healthcare starting under $40 a month. i got education benefits. i work at walmart. i'm a pharmacist. sales associate. i manage produce. i work in logistics. there's more to walmart than you think. vo: opportunity. that's th
, nothing beats my aleve. no. on the table by not choosing the right medicare d plan. no one could have left this much money here. whoo-hoo-hoo! yet many seniors who compare medicare d plans realize they can save hundreds of dollars. cvs/pharmacy wants to help you save on medicare expenses. talk to your cvs pharmacist, call, or go to cvs.com/compare to get your free, personalized plan comparison today. call, go online, or visit your local store today. >>> welcome back. in the crossfire tonight is ralph nader and michael shillenberger. tonight cnn is presenting "pandora's promise." you'll hear why long.term opponents of nuclear power have changed their mind. some say the answer to our going need for energy. here's another clip from the film. >> we think that somehow we're going to be reducing our energy consumption. actually we just find more and more uses for it. if you look at all the energy that is used by an iphone, not just to make it and to power it but also to power all the servers, all of the stuff that you don't see that the iphone is connected to, it uses as much energy as a refrige
or not. this is the first time we've seen glitches in roll outs? we saw it in medicare part d. >> the only defense is comparing it to medicare part d. >> 5.2 million people have had their insurance policies canceled. that is not a glitch. that is a failed policy. >> it comes back to a vision. we want to have an opportunity for people in this country here to for who have not been able to the afford insurance to have that opportunity. the republicans, despite what you've said so far have offered nothing but 47 attempts to undermine the act. >> that's not true. tom price has offered comprehensive health care reform packages. >> let me move on. we're talking about republicans. we're talking about democrats. we're talking about character. you have a republicanen policymaker who has been arrested for cocaine possession. is that a republican that you think should stay in the republican caucus? or should he resign? >> well, i'm not, if that's happened today, i've been in meetings all day, and i'm not familiar with that development. >> certainly not representative -- >> let me ask. her
whether they would go into medicate, what they're going to do with medicare. my mom's a medicare person, right? she called me and said, how do i know? can you help me know what's the best plan? i said, i don't know, mom, let me get you a specialist. so we do have people the problem is we need to get the word out. we need to drab people in and, you know, i shop jon line once in a while. i put the thing in the cart, i don't come back to buy it until a day later. i know there's a lot of shopping carts in that cover california that have a plan in there. >> isn't there a reality to this, too? we saw there's a flow ramp up, in terms of signing up. people waited until the end and signed up. as you know, obama care -- take a look at this chart. in the first month of massachusetts enrollment, only 3% of the total signed up. but there's a fast ramp-up over the course of the enrollment period. we'll see the same thing here. this is how it works. >> there is a deadline, and the federal government is saying i'm going to find you and punish you. in my stays we've had thousands of people. because of t
should change. medicare came out, it has been changed hundreds of times. >> did people millions of people lose something with medicare? >> they lost their freedom. >> are you in favor for this for people who have had their insurance canceled? >> canceled? you're talking about the 5% of the market. >> are you interested in helping those 5%? >> those aren't cancellations. those are bad product recalls. it's like cars they discovered the master cylinder doesn't work, being recalled and replaced. >> you seriously think all those plans that have within canceled -- >> yes. >> democratic states approved these plans. >> if it wasn't fred upton. if it was coming out of a democrat and they were saying let's tweak this bill, i would be for it. >> many democrats are going to vote for this. >> if they do, then it will be a really -- >> your standard is, if a democrat says it, it's good, and if the republican says it, it's bad? >> as long as the republicans are on record as saying -- >> both you and stephanie have this nice little dance. the fact is, if you want to fix the bill, you are inevidentably g
. do you want to get rid of medicaid? >> the next step in terms of reforming medicare is the ryan plan. that's on the table. >> granting it to the states. >> do you think one of the reasons the president is apologizing is because he knows that there are worse, there's worse news to come down the road? and when will we see somebody say that six months from now, that if this isn't working, that something big has to be done rather than taking little tiny steps to put band aids on a lot of the problems? >> we're not putting a band-aid on the website problem. we are doing triage and open heart surgery. >> when will you have a sense of self-reflection and say we have a problem here? >> we have a problem with the website. i'm be you all. but there is a political problem. not necessarily a substantive problem but a political problem with the number of people who are being told their insurance is canceled and who don't yet know what their access will be. >> that's not a political problem for people getting their health insurance. >> we don't know how they will end up. most will edge up in a bet
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